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How to deploy Backup Exec via the AWS Marketplace

How to deploy Veritas Backup Exec on AWS Marketplace.Veritas Backup Exec provides simple, rapid, and secure offsite backup to AWS for your in-house virtual and physical environments and protects cloud-based workloads in AWS. Veritas Backup Exec helps...

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How to deploy Backup Exec via the Azure Marketplace

How to deploy Veritas Backup Exec on Azure Marketplace.Veritas Backup Exec provides simple, rapid, and secure offsite backup to Azure for your on-premises environments and protects cloud-based workloads in Azure. Veritas Backup Exec helps customers r...

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Useful links for Upgrading Backup Exec

At its most basic, the upgrade procedure for Backup Exec is simply running installation media for the most recent version on an existing Backup Exec server. Backup Exec 15, 16 and 20 can be upgraded to Backup Exec 21 with this method. Article 1000443...

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rdmchugh by Level 1
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Backup Exec 16 - Disk Storage Recommendation

Hi,I'm planning to tune up our backup system. Currently, we have 2 media servers which runs on BE2012 and BE16. All backups are stored on tapes. Now, I'm planning to demote the BE2012 media server (demote also the tape drive) and transfer the backup ...

Resolved! Catalog Retention

Looking at the catalog folder, I can see that only the daily catalogs from the last 30 days, and the catalogs of the end of previous months. I would like to modify it, but cannot figure out where.In the Backupexec settings, there is no checkmark next...

boaz by Level 2
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Unable to restore exchange 2016 files, database says none

I am tring to restore an exchange 2016 folder from backup exec but when i drill down to my database backup exec is just saying none. All of my jobs are completed successfully and it shows 180 gig of data has been backed up.Please help i've add a scre...

Problems installing

I just purchased Backup Exec 16.  I have installed on one server using the typical install.  I then added four servers to install agents.  On two of those machines, it seems all went well.  In Backup Exec under servers it shows these servers as conne...

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restore failed

Hi All,I have just tested restoring a database using Netbackupand got stuck with this error :"Waiting for positioning of media id ABC680 on server xxx for reading"after a while , i got this error :Error bpbrm (pid=xxxx) socket read failed: errno = 62...

Failed BE16 Upgrade - Schema mismatch errors after recovery

During the upgrade to BE16, the SQL Server express instance was upgraded and failed miserably and left it in an usuable state. SQL Instance wouldn't start (using the defaults here..) Half the SQL 2014 binaries here, database binaries pointing there, ...

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Migrate BEDB without using BEUTIL

Hi,I need to migrate the BEDB from one SQL server to another, however using the BEUTIL program is unfortunately out of the question due to the service restart it performs on SQL (the SQL server is shared by several other applications).Now in terms of...

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Backup Exec 15- VSS Snapshot Error

i have problem in my backup EXEC 2015 giving error vss : Job Log: BEX_PRMKAP2A_00167.xmlV-79-10000-11226 - VSS Snapshot error. The Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) snapshot technology selected returned: "Unexpected provider error". Ensure t...

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SQL VMDK Incremental - Two backups each run?

Each time our incremental backup job runs, SQL registers two backup jobs. Is this normal behavior? Here are the details:Backup Exec 16SQL Server 2014 running on Windows Server 2012 R2 in a vmware vSphere 6.5 environmentFull backup runs nightly at 9:0...

Resolved! Can't choose another credential for my SQL instances

Hi everyone,I have a server with Windows Server 2012 that is running SQL server on it. When I create a backup job I cannot use a different credential for the databases. Yes, I have the license "Agent for Applications and Databases"I tried giving the ...

Backup Exec 2014 Alert: Media Error

Please assist to resolve the above error on backup exec 2014. This is after replacing a faulty drive on the NAS. Synology model:  5-Bay Diskless Network Attached Storage (NAS) with iSCSI/DS1513+ (DS1513+) 

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Hallo,does anybody know how to inventory a tape with BECLI?Thanksnugator

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Resolved! Backup Exec 2014 GRT restore problem

We have windows server 2008r2 with BackupExec 2014.We faced a problem with mailbox restoration. Backup procedure working fine.We try to restore as PST file, working fine.GRT restoration not woirking approximately from 01.07.2017.Final error: 0xe00003...

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BackupExec NDMP Cluster Aware Backup with NetApp cDOT

Hi,per HCL of the current BackupExec 16 the NDMP option doesn't support cluster aware backup with NetApp cDOT. Will the next release of BE support CAB, and if so, is there a planned release schedule? We need to know if we can renew our BE licenses or...

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diffirencial vs incremental

Hi to all.We stell use Bacup Exec 2010 R3I Have create a job to take backup our file server and some old DBThe point is the job now is over 850GB and i want to create a new backup job and take 1 full backup every weekend and all the other days take d...